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Statuta ordinis, etc. — Ashridge, Buckinghamshire. House of Bonshommes of St Mary the Virgin (and of the Holy Blood).


Provenance: Ashridge, Buckinghamshire. House of Bonshommes of St Mary the Virgin (and of the Holy Blood).
Location: Huntington Library, San Marino (CA, USA)
Shelfmark: EL 9 H.15
Author/Title: Statuta ordinis, etc.
Type of evidence: c: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.
Notes on evidence:

Rules and statutes in Latin, also a kalendar and martyrology containing special commemorations of the College of the Bonshommes at Ashridge.

Date: s. xv in.
Ownership:

Earl of Ellesmere, Bridgewater House.

Probably therefore the same descent as the other books in the San Marino cache:

Richard Combes (d. 1595), nephew of Thomas Waterhouse, the last rector.

Francis Combes (?1554–1625), son of Richard.

Sir Richard Combes, descendant of Richard Combes, to John Egerton, 2nd earl of Bridgewater (1622–1686).